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Mental Health Act 2007 No 8
Historical version for 14 May 2013 to 30 August 2015 (accessed 13 July 2020 at 01:44) Current version
85 Administration of excessive or inappropriate drugs
(cf 1990 Act, s 198)
A medical practitioner must not, in relation to any mental illness or mental condition or suspected mental illness or mental condition, administer, or cause to be administered to a person a drug or drugs in a dosage that, having regard to professional standards, is excessive or inappropriate.Maximum penalty: 50 penalty units.